Rescue’s the Theme at the Final Week of Little Veterinary School Summer Camp

The final week of Little Veterinary School Summer Camp for 2017 began on Monday, July 31, with an extended presentation about different kinds of animal rescue. PAHS education volunteer Patty Hurley and education manager Leonor Delgado were joined by Isabelle Knudde from Clorofil and Tracey Thurston from the Humane Society of the United States to teach the students about rescue efforts. […]

Jesse Visits Little Veterinary School Campers

Therapy dog Jesse came to Little Veterinary School Summer Camp at Cubberley Community Center in Palo Alto on Monday, July 24, accompanied by his person Chris Witzel. Jesse is a comfort dog who visits homebound seniors and people who are hospitalized or are in assisted living facilities. He’s also been a valuable volunteer in PAHS’ education programs. After learning […]

Ani and Friends at the July Alex and Ani Fundraiser

Shoppers at Alex and Ani, an eco-friendly jewelry store in the Stanford Shopping Center, exchanged greetings with Ani and her new friend Bella at the store’s fundraising event for PAHS the evening of Tuesday, July 18. Ani is one of PAHS’ PAWS 2 PAHS canine volunteers and usually visits schools, after-school programs, and senior assisted living […]

Sonoma Goes to Little Veterinary School Summer Camp!

On Monday, July 17, Sonoma accompanied his person Dorothy Fletcher on a visit to Little Veterinary School Summer Camp held at Escondido Elementary on the Stanford University campus. Sonoma is an 11-year old mobility service dog from CCI (Canine Companions for Independence), and he helps Dorothy at home and in the greater community. Dorothy and Sonoma showed the campers some of […]

PAHS 2017 Legacy Circle Event

On Wednesday, June 28, PAHS staff and Board of Directors, along with donors and dedicated volunteers, joined together at our Legacy Circle event. Each year at the Legacy Circle gathering PAHS inducts new legacy donors into the Circle and recognizes an outstanding volunteer. The Palo Alto Sheraton most graciously provided the beautiful setting and refreshments for the […]

PAHS Visits East Palo Alto Head Start Site

PAHS has continued to partner with San Mateo County Head Start, and on June 14 Education Manager Leonor Delgado finished a series of three storytelling sessions at one of the organization’s East Palo Alto sites. Preschoolers had the opportunity to listen to several stories about animals. They best liked a bilingual book called Animal Talk (see […]

PAHS Partners with Little Veterinary School Summer Camp

On Monday, June 12, PAHS joined Little Veterinary School Summer Camp in its first meeting of the summer to introduce students to the concepts of kindness and humane behavior and care for others, our environment and the wildlife in it, and our pet animals. Camp sessions are held locally in Palo Alto (venues are Escondido Elementary and Cubberley Community Center). […]